PlayOnMac is like wineskin, winebottler or crossover a piece of sofware which allows you to easily install and use numerous games and softwares designed to run with Microsoft's Windows. Interesting points to know:
- You don't have to own a Windows license to use PlayOnMac.
- PlayOnMac is based on Wine, and so profits from all its possibilities yet it keeps the user away from its complexity while exploiting some of its advanced functions.
- PlayOnMac is a free software.
- PlayOnMac uses Bash and Python
Not all games are supported. Nevertheless, you can use the manual installation module.
Note: The download URL states that the version of the app is 4.2.10, but the app itself is showing 4.1. Please refer to this version as 4.2.10.
- Wine 1.8 staging is now the default wine version on OSX. The build process has been improved thanks to wine-staging team so that the compiler supports ms_hook_prologue, allowing function hotpatching. This should improve
- OS X 10.6 and later